2017 ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award Winner Announced

Ilkay Altintas, of the University of California’s San Diego Supercomputer Center, has been named the recipient of the inaugural ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing award “for research leadership that makes distributed scientific and technical computing applications more reusable, scalable, and reproducible.” Read more about Dr. Altintas.

2017 ACM SIGHPC/Intel Computational and Data Science Fellowship Winners Announced

SIGHPC and Intel have announced the 12 recipients of the ACM SIGHPC/Intel Computational and Data Science Fellowship. The fellowship is funded by Intel and was announced at SC15. Of the 12 students named as winners this year, nine are women and five are underrepresented minorities in their country of study. The winners received travel support to the SC17 conference in Denver, Colorado (USA), where they were recognized at an awards ceremony. They also received a complimentary membership in SIGHPC for the duration of their fellowship.

Travel Grants for Students to Attend the Annual SC Conference Open

SIGHPC offers travel grants to help undergraduate and graduate students attend the annual SC conference. Submissions close September 3. Read more about how to apply here
In addition to funding travel expenses, awardees will receive complimentary conference registration and will be assigned a mentor. 

SIGHPC has teamed with ACM's Women in Computing division to help undergraduate and graduate women students attend the conferenceSubmissions close August 15.  Read more about how to apply here.

Events and Opportunities for SIGHPC Members 

Upcoming deadlines:
SIGHPC is a proud co-sponsor of:
  • PASC17Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing (Lugano, Switzerland, 26-28 June 2017)
  • SC17:  International Conference on High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (Denver, Colorado, 12-17 November 2017)
  • PPoPP 2018: Annual Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming (Vienna, Austria, 24 – 28 February 2018) 
Check out these upcoming conferences, being held in cooperation with SIGHPC:
  • Cluster 2017IEEE Cluster Conference (Honolulu, Hawaii, 5 - 8 September 2017)
  • EuroMPI/USA 2017EuroMPI/USA Conference (Chicago, Illinois, 25 - 28 September 2017)
  • HPC Asia 2018: International Conference on High Performance Computing in Asia-Pacific Region (Tokyo, Japan, 29-31 January 2018)
  • IPDPS 2018: IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 21 May - 25 May 2018)
Check out these upcoming SC17 workshops, being held in cooperation with SIGHPC:
  • Correctness 2017: First International Workshop on Software Correctness for HPC Applications (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • ESPM2 2017: Third International Workshop on Extreme Scale Programming Models and Middleware (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • HUST2017: HPC User Support Tools (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • ISAV 2017: In Situ Infrastructures for Enabling Extreme-Scale Analysis and Visualization (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • MCHPC2017: Workshop on Memory Centric Programming for HPC (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • PyHPC 2017: 7th Workshop on Python for High-Performance and Scientific Computing (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • SE-CoDeSE 2017: International Workshop on Software Engineering for High Performance Computing in Computational and Data-enabled Science & Engineering (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • E2SC 2017: Energy Efficient Supercomputing (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • HPCSYSPROS2017: HPC Systems Professionals Workshop (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • IA^3 2017: Seventh Workshop on Irregular Applications: Architectures and Algorithms (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • LLVM-HPC2017: Fourth Workshop on the LLVM Compiler Infrastructure in HPC (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • MLHPC'17: Machine Learning in HPC Environments (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • PAW17: Second Annual PGAS Applications Workshop (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • PDSW­-DISCS 2017: Second Joint International Workshop on Parallel Data Storage & Data Intensive Scalable Computing Systems (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • PMES 2017: Second International Workshop on Post Moore’s Era Supercomputing (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • ScalA17: 8th Workshop on Latest Advances in Scalable Algorithms for Large-Scale Systems (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • WORKS 2017: 12th Workshop on Workflows in Support of Large-Scale Science (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)

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